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- They say you shouldn't say nothin' about the dead unless it's good. He's dead. Good!
- Price, Steven (2007). 1,001 Insults, Put-Downs, and Comebacks. Globe Pequot. p. 312.
- Ain’t nothing an old man can do for me but bring me a message from a young one.
- Hinckley, David (November 17, 2013). "'Whoopi Goldberg Presents Moms Mabley' celebrates the groundbreaking African-American comedian". New York Daily News. Retrieved on December 2, 2013.
Quotes about Mabley
- The tap dancers and the be-bop musicians influenced the pitch and pace of my work. And along with the Chitlin' Circuit women, including women like Jackie "Moms" Mabley, they made me very curious about the national and international black community. You see, these were women who traveled a lot, and they would bring back information from all over the country and all over the world.
- 1987 interview in Conversations with Toni Cade Bambara edited by Thabiti Lewis (2017)